USS KENDRICK DD-612

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(underwater images courtesy of SeaWolf Productions)

The USS Kendrick DD-612 was a 348 foot Bristol Class destroyer commissioned in 1942. She served in the Mediterranean theater during World War II, where she received three battle stars and was torpedoed by a German bomber. In 1986 the Kendrick was sunk in a demolition test off Key West, FL. She now sits upright in 320 fsw.


(l) USS Kendrick bow; (r) Towing hawsers hanging from deck.


(l) Destroyer "knife edge" bows; (r) View down aft.


(l) Forward deck mount; (r) Storage cover over forward gun mount.

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